About Us

Ann Marie Blake Associate Solicitor

Ann Marie Blake, Principal
Solicitor

Ann Marie Blake – Principal

Joined the practice of P.J. Byrne & Co. Solicitors in 1993 as an apprentice and continued on with the firm following her qualification in 1996 as a solicitor with the Incorporated Law Society of Ireland. Ann Marie has experience in a wide range of legal practice to include:-

  • Making of wills
  • Administration of estates
  • Acting for both vendors and purchasers in residential and commercial transactions

Ann Marie has a particular interest in agri-business. Ann Marie advises in the area of litigation and family law being in the District, Circuit and High Court. Ann Marie is a member of Carlow Bar Association and a member of the Law Society of Ireland.

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Ciara Foley, Solicitor

Ciara Foley – Solicitor

Ciara acts in all aspects of law to include:

  • Buying and selling of lands/houses
  • Wills and Administration of estates
  • Family Law matters
  • Criminal Law matters
  • Licensing applications – lottery, bingo, publican, club registration
  • Litigation – Personal Injury claims

Ciara joined the practice of P.J. Byrne & Co. Solicitors as a legal intern in 2011. Ciara continued her traineeship in P.J. Byrne & Co. Solicitors and qualified as a solicitor from the Incorporated Law Society of Ireland in 2014.

Ciara holds the following qualifications:

  • First Class Honour in a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Degree in Legal and Business Studies & Financial Accountancy from Waterford Institute of Technology and;
  • Postgraduate Honours Law Degree from University College Cork.
  • Ciara is a member of Carlow Bar Association
  • Ciara is  a member of the Law Society of Ireland.